Christopher Thibault, DPT, MBA

Chris Thibault is responsible for optimizing efficiency of the clinical workforce at Orlando Health hospitals, providing flexible staffing resources to assure appropriate and safe staffing across the system. Since moving into this newly created role in 2020, Chris has led the way on initiatives allowing the organization to standardize multiple processes, consolidate overhead support and set standards that are in support of the organization’s corporate culture.

Chris joined Orlando Health in 2012, starting as an orthopedic clinical specialist at Orlando Health Orlando Regional Medical Center and advancing to supervisor of inpatient acute care therapy and then manager of acute care rehabilitation.

Beginning his career as a physical therapist, Chris earned a bachelor’s degree in kinesiology and exercise science from the University of Minnesota Duluth followed by a doctorate in physical therapy from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. He received his MBA from the University of Florida.

In 2022, Chris was named to the Orlando Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 list, which recognizes Central Florida's outstanding young professionals who play a key role in shaping the local community.